The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 98 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 29 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 0.77% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.85% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 9
Average daily rate
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£575 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £320 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £546 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £535 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £77.50 £99.50
% change year-on-year
-27.74% -22.11%
Programme Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2367 2350 1945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.46% 90.35% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1182 813
Average daily rate £400 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 102 113
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +1 8 £800 -
Reading +7 4 £500 +5.26%
Newbury +2 3 £650 - 2
Bracknell +3 2 £365 +46.00%
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Programme Manager
South East

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Manager in their job title.

1 19 (32.20%) Programme Management
2 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
3 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
3 15 (25.42%) Finance
4 12 (20.34%) Project Management
5 11 (18.64%) Migration
6 8 (13.56%) Data Protection
7 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.86%) Legal
8 6 (10.17%) Change Management
8 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
8 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.47%) Billing
9 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.47%) ERP
9 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (6.78%) Validation
10 4 (6.78%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Degree
10 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
10 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
10 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) F5
11 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (5.08%) FortiGate
11 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (5.08%) Smart Meter
11 3 (5.08%) Integration Testing

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.69%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
1 3 (5.08%) MPLS
1 3 (5.08%) BGP
2 1 (1.69%) Wireless
2 1 (1.69%) Broadband
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) VoIP
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Legal
3 5 (8.47%) Billing
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Smart Meter
2 2 (3.39%) NHS
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Programme Management
2 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
3 12 (20.34%) Project Management
4 11 (18.64%) Migration
5 8 (13.56%) Data Protection
6 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.17%) Change Management
7 6 (10.17%) Supplier Management
7 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.47%) ERP
9 4 (6.78%) Validation
9 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.08%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Test Management
10 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) RPG
2 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) F5
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco
1 3 (5.08%) SAP
1 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
1 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
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